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Re: Revision/History Graph - DAG (Directed Acyclic Graph)

From: Andreas Krey <a.krey_at_gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 1 May 2012 09:19:21 +0200

On Tue, 01 May 2012 02:14:16 +0000, Stanimir Stamenkov wrote:
> Is anyone aware of tools which (re)construct a DAG from Subversion
> repository history and display it pretty much like today's DVCSes?

'git svn' works for me.

Although you can easily create svn repos that have no good git
representation (single-revision merges, partial tree merges).

> I realize this could be tricky because of the implicit branching SVN
> employs, but may be it's not impossible. I imagine much of it could
> be done using the copy source and merge-info data, though multiple
> copy and merge sources for certain revision/changeset seem non-trivial.

Indeed. Straightforward cases go easier.

Andreas

-- 
"Totally trivial. Famous last words."
From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@*.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2010 07:29:21 -0800
Received on 2012-05-01 09:20:09 CEST

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